Architectural Woodwork Standards Edition 2

The 2nd Edition of Architectural Woodwork Standards is now available. Three years in the making, this edition represents the collaborative work of the Woodwork Institute, the Architectural Wood-work Manufacturers Association of Canada, and the Architectural Woodwork Institute. It has been adopted effective Oct. 1, 2014.

Why Choose Us

The Woodwork Institute provides the leading standards and quality assurance programs for members of the architectural Millwork industry. The Institute’s partnership between the design community, contractors, project managers and installers/ fabricators ensures that projects will conform to the Architectural Woodwork Standards.


Woodworkers, members of the architectural millwork industry, and suppliers can all benefit from Membership with the Woodwork Institute. The Institute represents high standards and a depth of knowledge and experience. By joining, you are able to better your own craft and business. Members also receive discounted rates on inspections, project certifi-cations, and the services of the Institute’s preferred partners.

Sustainable Architectural Woodwork

The Woodwork Institute encourages the use of sustainable materials and processes within the architectural woodwork industry through the Sustainable Architectural Woodwork certification.

News and Events

10Jun 2015

WI updates Certified Seismic Installation Program per CBC 2013

WI has updated its Certified Seismic Installation Program to reflect changes in the California Building Standards Code.

Projects approved for construction […]

16Apr 2015

2015 Roster now available

The 2015 Membership Roster and Resource Guide is now available as a PDF download exclusively for WI members.

To access the […]

9Apr 2015

New email service for Woodwork Institute

The Woodwork Institute has opted to use a new provider for emailing news and alerts to its members.

The change has […]

9Apr 2015

There still time for early bird registration at National Architectural Door Conference

Register now to received the early-bird rate for the 2015 National Architectural Door Conference presented by the WDMA National Architectural […]


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